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Does Aleve Help Headaches
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My husband took 3 aspirin for a headache then when it didn't help he took 2 aleve within 2 hours at the most. I told him he shouldn't have mixed them bu?
I have been having headaches for the past 2-3 months everyday with nothing making them go away except for me going to sleep. I have tried medications but the only over the counter one I have found that helps is aleve although all it does is make it lessen
Daily. Patients who use acute medications excessively to alleviate migraine are at risk for developing analgesic rebound headache and drug-induced headache. These patients may also use medications provided by family and friends and it is not unusual for a migraine patient to use both prescription and nonprescription analgesics at the same time.
Rec. See headache and orofacial pain specialist. ...Read more
Pregnancy and drugs: You are right to be concerned about taking medication during pregnancy. Discuss with your doctor the recommended treatments for simple complaints like colds and headaches during pregnancy. S/he may prefer Tylenol or acetaminophen, for example. A single dose of Aleve should not cause a problem, even at 9 weeks. ...Read more
Should I take more Aleve (naproxen) to relieve my headache? What would happen if I took too high of a dose?
"i have had an headache for 4 hours I took 3 Aleve (naproxen) at 12:pm it gave me a little relief but it came back and I took 2 more 7:59pm I never get headache?
I experience headaches almost daily with a full blown migraine at least once a month. I am currently on 100mg Imitrex for the migraines and I usually take Aleve for my day to day headaches. Is there anything else I can to to potentially eliminate these he
Took 80 mg of relpax (eletriptan) today. Can I take aleve if headache comes back? Also can I take 30 mg of temazepam tonight since did not sleep last night?
Interactions: Ok to take aleve with relpax (eletriptan). Ok to take temazepam tonight. ...Read more
I took 2 aleves (naproxen) about 30-45 mins ago for a bad headache but it's not working can I take an excedrin?
I take Advil and Aleve (naproxen) a lot. I think I may be addicted. I take it for my headaches. Am I addicted or normal?
Headaches that started with a concussion 2 years ago. They can be relieved with Aleve (naproxen) but never seem to really go away.
I took 16 Aleve pills, 10 Advil pills, and 4 tylenol (acetaminophen) pills in the past 10 hours for a slight headache. What symptoms may occur and should I see a dr?
Can I take exedrin after taking Aleve (naproxen) for headache? . Will asperin and Aleve (naproxen) interact? .
Stomach aches: The combination (+/- the advil in your medication list) can lead to significant stomach upset/pain also can effect platelet function (risk of bleeding).Repeated exposures put you at risk for more serious consequences. Better to pick one NSAID (Exedrin or Aleve (naproxen) or Advil), be sure to use in appropriate doses. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Have a headache today. Is it safe to take an Aleve (naproxen) or Advil twice in one day, to make it go away?
I normally take tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches. But is it better to take something like advil or aleve if I have a few beers in me?
I took an exedrin migraine an hour ago. My headache is gone, but my back is killing me. Can I take an Aleve (naproxen) for my back?
Have had a headache for 3+ days and I wake up and go to sleep with one. I take Advil. Aleve (naproxen). & none has worked. What should I do?
Headache: You should see your doctor for further evaluation ...Read more
I took 2 Aleve for a headache, and accidentally took 2 more a few hours later. (brain fart, was supposed to take an unrelated prescription) should I be?
I've been taking Aleve (naproxen) at least 2x a day for 10yrs for headaches. I haven't taken any in 4 days Now have unbearable migranes &nausea. Is this withdrawl?
I normally take tylenol (acetaminophen) if I have a headache. But is it better to take something like advil or aleve if I had a headache after a night of drinking?
Hanover headache: Tylenol (acetaminophen) for hangover headaches doesn't do much, according to my patients. Aleve liquid caplets seem to help the best. 1-2 tabs can last 12-24 hours. Or you can also try exceedrin migraine, which has some caffeine (small amount), Tylenol (acetaminophen) and aspirin. My patients have also had good results with this. ...Read more
I've got a pretty bad headache and it's time for my nightly dose of 10mg amitriptyline. Can I take Aleve or tylenol (acetaminophen) the same time I take amitriptyline?
Amitriptyline: Often, low dose Amitriptyline is prescribed to treat insomnia and headaches itself. Have you been on it long? It may be difficult to tell if it is helpful with headaches if you take it with an analgesic. I would try calling the prescriber and updating him/her re : your headache symptoms. ...Read more
Have a mild dull headache for a few days now. No fever or other symptoms. But going through rough emotional time past 2 or 3 weeks - could this be the cause? Would Aleve (naproxen) help headache at all or only fixing stemming root problems?
See a doctor: Hi, emotional problems can definitely bring on or worsen headaches. Aleve (naproxen) may help a little, but you are right: you need to fix the root problems. However, we cannot rule out other causes for your headaches. So it's probably best to talk to a doctor. At the very least, talking about your emotional problems may help headaches. ...Read more